Rory O'Brien

The St George Illawarra Dragons have confirmed that prop Rory O’Brien has agreed to terms on a two-and-a-half year contract that will see him officially join the Club until at least the end of 2016.

The local Hurstville United junior is presently contracted with the Illawarra Cutters and was previously part of the Dragons inaugural National Youth Competition team in 2008

O’Brien, 25, was last season named NSW Country Rugby League ‘Player of the Year’ before later being selected in the NSW Country Firsts team that toured South Africa.

“I am very happy to have agreed to terms to re-join the Dragons for the next couple of seasons and am very thankful to the Club and my Manager Liam Pride of Insight Sports Management for giving me this opportunity,” said O’Brien.